The island is 69 square miles with a population of 31,880. Basseterre is the capital.
Atlantic Standard Time throughout the year. 4 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (-4 GMT). Daylight Saving Time is not observed.
Banks are open Monday-Thursday 8am-2pm; Friday 8am-4pm Saturday 8:30am -11am.
- Credit Union
- Bank of Nova Scotia
- First Caribbean International Bank
- Royal Bank of Canada
- St. Kitts Nevis-Anguilla National Bank
- Development Bank of St. Kitts & Nevis
Each bank provides 24 hour ATM services where you can get cash advances from your VISA or MasterCard. You can also withdraw from or check the balance of the primary chequing and savings accounts linked to your bankcard, via the PLUS/Electron or Cirrus/Maestro networks.